How to Follow Election Day 2012 on Twitter | Courtney Social Media Consultant in Los Angeles


Use #election2012 for Election Day Updates on Twitter
· Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 in Tutorials · 2 Comments

Want to know how to follow election day 2012?

Well, Twitter has launched an Event Page to curate the most relevant tweets about the election at:


The Twitter team will be monitoring stats throughout the day, and some of those interesting trends will be reflected on Twitter’s Twindex, which ought to indicate whether one policy issue defines the day.

“We believe that in addition to last-second persuasion tweets, you’ll see a lot of … ‘get out the vote’ activity. Twitter has proven to be a remarkable crowd-building tool around the world and I think we’ll see something similar on Election Day here in the U.S.” – Peter Greenberg, Twitter’s head of political advertising.

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